EASA Part 147 Examiner & Invigilator Training Skills Development – 1 Day


Examiners should demonstrate a clear understanding of the examination standard required by Part-66 and have a responsible attitude to the conduct of examinations such that the highest integrity is ensured. (GM 147.A.105(g)).

The PART-147 examiners are the only persons allowed to produce/select examination papers. They may nominate other persons to mark completed examinations.

Examiners should have a full understanding of all the requirements of PART-66 and PART-147.

Typical Duties of the Examiner include:

The selection of examination questions/papers to be sat, appropriate to the particular phase of the training course.

The invigilation of examinations, ensuring that the conditions for examination comply with Annex 111, appendix II (for basic training) or appendix 111, paragraph 3 (for type training).

The allocation of examination papers at the beginning of the examination and retrieve them on completion.

Marking of the examination papers using acceptable marking standards.

This one-day training course considers in detail the Roles and Responsibilities and Regulatory Obligations of Basic & Type Training Examiners Working in the Part-147 environment.
It reviews in-depth the relevant EASA Part-66/147/ rules (including AMC/GMs) together with Best Practice Industry and MTOE Procedures.
This course is highly relevant for both existing and newly appointed (trainee) Practical Assessor.
The Course is highly practical and focuses on the development of appropriate soft skills required to support and develop the role of Examiner.

Who is the Course for?

It is for anyone with an interest to get deeper into EASA Part 147 Basic & Type Training Examiner Role. The knowledge and competence developed through this course will support you to help your organisation demonstrate and maintain compliance.

What is the Benefit of this Training – What will I learn?

a) Awareness of the Role & Responsibility of the EASA Part 147 Examiner / Invigilator

b) Achieve a detailed understanding of Part 147 regulatory obligations related to Examination including associated AMC/GM

c) Understanding Organisational Roles and Responsibilities Compliant with EASA Part 147

d) Have confidence in full compliance and the ability to deliver the role of Examiner / Invigilator

e) Understand the content of the Maintenance Training Organisation Exposition MTOE related to examination

Detailed Content / Topics – The following Subjects will be addressed:

-Abbreviations & Terms
-EASA Regulatory Framework Overview
-Typical duties of an EASA Part 147 Training Manager (Nominated Persons)
-Part-66/147 Regulatory Provisions related to Examiners & Invigilators
-Criteria for EASA Part 147 Examiners Competence & Responsibilities
-Considering EASA Part 147 & The Role of Examiners – Preparation & Performance of Examinations
-Considering EASA Part 147 & The Use of Invigilators
-EASA Part 147 Training & Mentoring appropriate to Invigilators
-EASA Part 147 Examiner / Assessor Continuation Training Objectives
-Quality Assurance Activities in Support of EASA Part 147 Organisation
-Debrief and Close

Target groups

The course will be of particular interest to EASA Part 147 Practical Assessors as well as Training Managers, it will also be of interest to Quality Auditors and Practical Assessors Competence Managers


A background in an aviation training environment is a strong advantage.

Learning Objectives

To understand the basic attributes of an effective examiner;

To appreciate techniques to manage the examiner role;

To understand in detail how to work with the Management of 147 examinations

To be able to embrace a more business-focused approach to EASA 147 Compliance;

To understand best practice related to the management of Examination Competence

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1 Day – Start at 09.00 and finish at 17.00, with appropriate refreshment and breaks.

To register for this training, please email team@sassofia.com or Call +359 28210806

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